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American Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2018, 6(2), 32-34
DOI: 10.12691/ajcp-6-2-4
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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Hemorrhagic Cystitis after the Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation-A Case Report

Mehrdad Payandeh1, Sakineh Ghorbani2, Afshin Karami3, Neda Veisi4, , Ali Ghasemi4, Mohammad Mehdi Maadikhah4, Mojtaba Gorji5, Mehrnoush Aeinfar1, Fatemeh Yari2 and Masomeh Farhadi2

1Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran

2Medical Bone Marrow Research Center, Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran

3Department of Hematology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

4Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran

5Department of Hematology and Oncology, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Khorramabad, Iran

Pub. Date: June 05, 2018

Cite this paper:
Mehrdad Payandeh, Sakineh Ghorbani, Afshin Karami, Neda Veisi, Ali Ghasemi, Mohammad Mehdi Maadikhah, Mojtaba Gorji, Mehrnoush Aeinfar, Fatemeh Yari and Masomeh Farhadi. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Hemorrhagic Cystitis after the Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation-A Case Report. American Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2018; 6(2):32-34. doi: 10.12691/ajcp-6-2-4


Hemorrhagic cystitis (HC) is a significant clinical problem that occurs after allogeneic transplantation and is often refractory. The patient was a 40-year-old man who had HC after two months of transplantation of allogeneic stem cells. Several treatments were used to improve the patient, but no improvement. At the doctor's proposal, 5 sessions of Ozone therapy were performed for the patient, After the completion of the sessions, the clinical symptoms associated with HC disappeared completely. This study shows that HC treatment with ozone therapy is an effective and tolerable method and does not have any clinical complications.

hyperbaric oxygen therapy hemorrhagic cystitis allogeneic transplantation

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